Shallow splash image
» About » News

Archive

Come along and have fun and enjoy playing music with others. Music skills and past knowledge need not hold you back.

New Gorgie Dalry Music Group
+ Read More

An exciting opportunity designed for musicians of all ages who want to improve their jazz playing and meet other jazz lovers! Leading young jazz pianist, Fergus McCreadie and his team of top class professionals, will cover the foundations of jazz harmony, rhythm, and improvisation, in a group context. You should have a command of your instrument.

New Edinburgh Jazz School
+ Read More

COME AND JOIN THE CARNIVAL! If you love vibrant costumes, dazzling spectacle, compelling music and great dancing – this is for you. Every Sunday, we have carnival art and activities ranging from West African Drumming, Jazz & Contemporary dance, Capoeira plus costume and puppet making.

New for 2019 - Carnival Academy
+ Read More

Job Vacancies

09 Jan 2019

Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival are working in association with Tinderbox Collective to start a new community music group for the South West of Edinburgh.  Open to people of all ages and levels of capability, the main aim is to have fun and make music.

Job Vacancies
+ Read More

Thrill has arrived

03 Jan 2019

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival is renowned for featuring extraordinary musicians on the basis of their outstanding performances rather than their name recognition in Scotland.

Thrill has arrived
+ Read More

Mike Hart died peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday 11th December. Mike was the Founder of the Festival and it’s Artistic Director of over 25 years. He was at the heart of the Edinburgh traditional jazz scene from the 1950s up until a few years ago,as a musician, bandleader and organiser. He was a man of great energy, charisma and commitment.

Michael Warner Hart MBE (1934-2018)
+ Read More

Mike Hart RIP

16 Dec 2018

The Festival’s Founding Director, Mike Hart, died on Tuesday. Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival Chair, Councillor Jason Rust said, “Mike was a legend in the jazz scene with a massve musical knowledge and engaging wit.

Mike Hart RIP
+ Read More
Showing 29 - 35 of 277 Articles | Page 5 of 40

Have you tried it yet?

Your own personalised programme for the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival!

myfestival

Calendar

July 2019
MTWTFSS
12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031
TOP

Be the first to know: get email alerts

To receive regular updates on the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, fill out the form below. We'll never give your details to others, or send you anything but pertinent news.

SUBMIT

Event added to myfestival list.

myfestival